19 Ratings

New Woman

Xin Nü Xing

directed by Cai Chusheng
China, 1935


The film deals with an educated and modern young woman, Wei Ming (Ruan Lingyu), living in 1920s Shanghai. As the film begins, Wei Ming is working as a music teacher for a school, even as she harbors dreams of becoming a writer.

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